21 08 - 2013

First Sólyom Hungarian Airways lands in Budapest

Budapest Airport has welcomed the first aircraft of Sólyom Hungarian Airways – a Boeing B 737-500 type aircraft with code HA-SHA.

The aircraft first saluted its new home airbase with a low-level flypast, and then landed at Runway 31L of the airport.

It was greeted on the apron by hundreds of invited VIPs, authority representatives, airport employees, journalists, photographers and plane spotters, as well as the airport fire-fighters with the traditional water-cannon salute. In addition, there were hundreds of people around the airport waiting for its arrival outside the fence of the airport.

After the engines stopped, Captain, Ernő Varga and First Officer, József Schlotter have reported the successful first mission of the Sólyom aircraft to CEO, Sólyom Hungarian Airways, József Várgó.

After the reception ceremony, invited guest and the media could visit the deck and the cabin of the aircraft.

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